Ellen and Celebrity Gift Cruise to Heroic Burning Car Lifters

The amazing video of 8 strangers lifting a burning car to free an injured motorcyclist made headlines around the world over the last week. On Friday’s same day broadcast of “Ellen” the Ellen DeGeneres talk show, the host and Celebrity Cruises surprised them with a free cruise for two each on the Celebrity Eclipse. Here’s… [Continue Reading]

Cruise Talk Comments on Carnival Splendor “Disaster” Cruise

Now that the Carnival Splendor has returned all of her passengers and crew safely to San Diego, I felt is was appropriate for Cruise Talk to offer some commentary regarding the Carnival Splendor fire, subsequent powers loss, and stranding off the coast of Mexico.
As a frequent cruiser who has never experienced something like this… [Continue Reading]

Royal Caribbean Champions Defend Their Impartiality in The Wake of “Paid Cheerleader” Accusations

Regardless of how neutral we try to be, all “reporters” have some sort of agenda to promote. For a journalist, that agenda may be to “spin” an article to promote sales or views. For a cruise blogger, like me, it is simply to share my love of cruising, and bring members to… [Continue Reading]